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Slipping Toward Monarchy?: The Rising Power of the Presidency

September 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

In recognition of Constitution Day, Furman University’s Riley Institute and Department of Politics and International Affairs will present “Slipping Toward Monarchy?: The Rising Power of the Presidency” in Hartness Pavilion on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public; registration is not required.

Andrew Rudalevige, Ph.D., a professor of government at Bowdoin College specializing in the modern presidency and interbranch relations, is the featured speaker. Rudalevige writes frequently on executive power, the administrative presidency, and national politics, including as a masthead contributor to the Washington Post’s “The Monkey Cage” blog. He is the creator of “Founding Principles,” a series of videos on American government and civics available as a PBS LearningMedia resource.

For more information about the event, visit riley.furman.edu.